Stallone’s 2008 sequel Rambo on 4K September


The 2008 sequel “Rambo” directed by and starring Sylvester Stallone is coming to 4K UHD Blu-ray on September 3rd via Lionsgate. The film, also known as “Rambo IV”, co-starred Julie BenzMatthew Marsden, and Graham McTavish. Tech specs for the 4K release include 2160p video in the 1.85:1 aspect ratio with Dolby Vision and HDR10 forms of High Dynamic Range and Dolby Atmos sound. The release will come in a different aspect ratio on 4K than it was previously presented both theatrically and on the original Blu-ray release (which was 2.35:1). Speaking of which, this will come in the form of a “combo pack” with a Blu-ray Disc and a digital copy of the film included. There are no pre-order listings yet (functional anyway) over at Amazon or Best Buy but stay tuned for an update. The biggest addition here (aside from a change of aspect ratio) is the Extended Cut (99 minutes) of the film as well as the Theatrical Cut (91 minutes), also included. The bonus materials set to be included on the release are listed below.

  • Audio Commentary with Sylvester Stallone (Theatrical Cut Only)
  • “It’s a Long Road: Resurrection of an Icon” Featurette
  • “A Score to Settle: The Music of Rambo” Featurette
  • “The Art of War: Completing Rambo” Multi-Part Featurette
  • “The Weaponry of Rambo” Featurette
  • “A Hero’s Welcome: Release and Reaction” Featurette
  • “Legacy of Despair: The Real Struggle In Burma” Featurette
  • Rambo: To Hell & Back” Director’s Production Diary
  • Deleted Scenes
  • Theatrical Trailer

HERE you can find the official trailer for the 4K release. Further below, after the break, you can find the full announcement regarding this upcoming 4K release.

Continue reading “Stallone’s 2008 sequel Rambo on 4K September”

First three “Rambo” films with Stallone come to 4K UHD Blu-ray in November


The three films First Blood (1982), Rambo: First Blood Part II (1985), and Rambo III (1988) starring Sylvester Stallone are coming to 4K UHD Blu-ray on November 13th via Lionsgate. Tech specs for the releases include 2160p 4K video in the original 2.35:1 aspect ratio and DTS-HD 5.1 Master Audio on each release. They all will come in the form of a “combo pack” with a Blu-ray Disc and Digital Copy of the film(s) included. There is no sign of a box set planned, yet, or any indication the fourth film will be released on 4K anytime soon. All three films are now available to PRE-ORDER over at Amazon. Bonus materials set to be included on the releases are listed below, after the break, for each film individually. You can also find the cover art for the two other films there as well.

Continue reading “First three “Rambo” films with Stallone come to 4K UHD Blu-ray in November”